For athletes who are preparing for soccer, cross country running, or football team this fall, considering visiting one of our AICA Atlanta Chiropractors.
Those who have not received Chiropractic treatment before tend to assume that the practice is only geared toward addressing back pain.
However, Chiropractic treatment also addresses conditions connected to the muscular-skeletal system.
The National Center for Catastrophic Sports Injury Research in North Carolina reports that there are approximately 12,800 injuries that take place between high school and collegiate athletes.
Most injuries can be prevented with regular Chiropractic care, which allows your body to maintain a superior level of mobility, flexibility, and motion.
Here are a few other reasons every athlete should receive Chiropractic care:
Most athletes who receive Chiropractic care on a regular basis notice significant benefits that range from improved concentration to greater flexibility.
The reason for this is because of how effective Chiropractic Adjustments are for reducing and relieving the stress your body absorbs when performing.
This stress can lead to vertebral subluxations that irritate your nervous system. Regular adjustments remove these subluxations from your spine and prevent others from developing in the future.
All athletes are subjected to a particular level of stress and strain, regardless of whether they are a cross country runner or play on the football team.
Regular Chiropractic Adjustments help treat injuries associated with high-impact sports, from back pain and muscle strain to tendonitis and hamstring tears.
Athletes who receive adjustments also experience:
Athletes who experience chronic headaches from participating in some high-impact sport can address this through Chiropractic care.
Spinal manipulation provides immediate pain relief for headaches that are caused by a neck strain.
Studies show that following through with shoulder manipulation techniques help improve the healing process connected to shoulder injuries.